MANTIS are proud to announce that we will be a Patron sponsor to the upcoming Aegon Surbiton Trophy event.
The Surbiton Open is a ladies’ $50k and men’s $50k challenger event that takes place just weeks beforeWimbledon at Surbiton Racket and Fitness Club.
MANTIS will be a “Patron Sponsorship” for the challenger event, which will see our equipment being used in a fanzone situated in the club to encourage tennis participation.
You may also be able to get your hands on some of our advanced player rackets through social media, with MANTIS rackets being used as a giveaway prize through @SurbitonRFC.
The Surbiton Open will see a collection of high profile entries for this year’s event. Davis Cup winner Dan Evans leads the list in the men’s category. At a world ranking of 90, Evans had an incredible year last season, being part of the historic Davis Cup winning team forGreat Britain alongside the likes of Andy Murray.
Other participants this year include Dustin Brown. The Jamaican-German professional made himself a recognisable name following his exploits inWimbledon in 2015. He defeated Rafael Nadal three sets to one in the second round ofWimbledon, making people stand up and take notice.
On the women's side, the top seed for the tournament is rising star Donna Vekic, alongside former consistent top 100 players Melanie Oudin and Michelle Larcher de Brito.
The Surbiton Trophy gets underway on Saturday 4th June 2016, with the final due to be played just eight days later on Sunday 12th June 2016. If you would like to go down and see a very high standard of tennis, and maybe get involved in some yourself, click here for ticket information.
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